Kafue woman beats mother-in-law to death

Police in Kafue have arrested a woman of Chingangauka village of chief Nalwama’s area in Kafue district for allegedly murdering her 70 year old mother -in-law.

The accused has been identified as Febby Chali whose age is unknown while the deceased is Elina Chalebwa.

Police Spokesperson Elizabeth Kanjela says the incident occurred on December 9, 2011 around 14:00 hours when the deceased had gone to her son’s home to settle a dispute which had erupted between him and the wife

Ms Kanjela said in a statement that the accused become emotional and started beating the mother -in -law who later fell to the ground and died

Febby Chali is detained at Kafue police station and will appear in court soon.

The body of Elina is lying in Kafue district hospital mortuary.


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